PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT from 12/08 Spinnaker Coating Newsletter

3.3 mil Durable Polypropylene

The newest film in our durable and outdoor line is 3.3 mil Durable Polypropylene - a facestock designed to excel in industrial, chemical, and horticultural markets. This matte white film has a two-year outdoor life, making it appropriate for applications where long-term durability and strength are key. The top coating allows for superior printability by thermal transfer, flexo, and dot matrix. It does not exhibit picker's curl, a common issue in hand-applied applications. Two of the stocking constructions have passed the BS5609 Maritime testing for drum labels (* below).

The following four items are stocked and available Trimless from various locations with a minimum order of 3" x 5,000'. Samples and data sheets are available from your Sales Rep or Customer Service at 800-543-9452. At, these constructions are categorized under Variable Information Films/Thermal Transfer.

#41988* 3.3 mil Durable Polypropylene / SFA / 40# Especially aggressive on plastics such as LDPE
#41896 3.3 mil Durable Polypropylene / B-122F / 40# All temperature adhesive with application temperature down to -10 degrees F
#41909* 3.3 mil Durable Polypropylene / C-122F / 50# All temperature adhesive with heavy coat weight - great for drum label
#46956 3.3 mil Durable Polypropylene / Griptight / 40# Aggressive hot melt designed for difficult surfaces
#42555 3.3 mil Durable Polypropylene / SureLock / 40# Hot melt with great adhesion to textured surfaces
#43240 3.3 mil Durable Polypropylene / B-92 /50# High-tack removable adhesive